Biography

Christopher John "Chris" Lebenzon (born October 29, 1960) is an American film editor with more than 36 film credits dating from 1976. The films he has edited have grossed over 9 billion dollars worldwide.

Lebenzon was born in Redwood City, California. He has been nominated for the Academy Award for Film Editing for the films Top Gun (1986) and Crimson Tide (1995). He is a member of the American Cinema Editors (A.C.E) and has been nominated six times having won The Eddie Award for his work on Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) and Alice in Wonderland (2010). He is noted particularly for working with directors Michael Bay, Tony Scott and has worked with Tim Burton for over 25 years

Christopher John "Chris" Lebenzon (born October 29, 1960) is an American film editor with more than 36 film credits dating from 1976. The films he has edited have grossed over 9 billion dollars worldwide.

Lebenzon was born in Redwood City, California. He has been nominated for the Academy Award for Film Editing for the films Top Gun (1986) and Crimson Tide (1995). He is a member of the American Cinema Editors (A.C.E) and has been nominated six times having won The Eddie Award for his work on Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) and Alice in Wonderland (2010). He is noted particularly for working with directors Michael Bay, Tony Scott and has worked with Tim Burton for over 25 years

Personal Info

Known For Editing

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1953-10-29

Place of Birth Redwood City, California, USA

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Also Known As

  • Christopher Lebenzon

Editing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Dumbo Editor
2017 Geostorm Editor
2016 Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Editor
2015 The Last Witch Hunter Editor
2014 Big Eyes Editor
2014 Maleficent Editor
2012 Frankenweenie Editor
2012 Dark Shadows Editor
2010 Unstoppable Editor
2010 Alice in Wonderland Editor
2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Editor
2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Editor
2006 Eragon Editor
2006 Déjà Vu Editor
2005 Corpse Bride Editor
2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Editor
2005 Man of the House Editor
2003 Big Fish Editor
2003 Radio Editor
2002 xXx Editor
2001 Planet of the Apes Editor
2001 Pearl Harbor Editor
2000 Gone in Sixty Seconds Editor
1999 Sleepy Hollow Editor
1998 Enemy of the State Editor
1998 Armageddon Editor
1997 Con Air Editor
1996 Mars Attacks! Editor
1995 Crimson Tide Editor
1994 Ed Wood Editor
1993 Josh and S.A.M. Editor
1992 Batman Returns Editor
1991 Hudson Hawk Editor
1990 Days of Thunder Editor
1990 Revenge Editor
1988 Midnight Run Editor
1987 Beverly Hills Cop II Editor
1986 Top Gun Editor
1985 Weird Science Editor
1984 A Breed Apart Editor
1981 Wolfen Editor

Production

2012 Dark Shadows Executive Producer
2010 Alice in Wonderland Executive Producer

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